Media Xpose editor, Elroy van Heerden was recognised by the SA Publication Forum as being the Editor of the Year.
Elroy van Heerden, Media Xpose editor
The entries were judged by a distinguished panel of judges and moderators whose evaluation criteria included: efficiently utilising resources to communicate with impact; project management; quality and taking initiative.
“I am extremely humbled to receive this award. It is a proud moment for me personally, and also for Media Xpose which I founded almost 12 years ago. Over the years I have been extremely fortunate to work with an excellent team and build strong relationships with roleplayers in various sectors who have played a critical role in enabling this win,” says van Heerden.
Van Heerden was the editor in chief for the following publications: SA Profile
(annual); Baby’s & Beyond
(quarterly); Rove SA
(quarterly); To Build
(quarterly); SA Building Review
(annual); and South African Business Integrator
(quarterly). In addition to the editor of the year title coming to Media Xpose, the above-mentioned titles were recognised in different areas including: Excellence in Design; Excellence in Writing; Excellence in Communication etc.
“Winning this award is a testament that hard work, innovation, building strong partnerships, dedication to excellence and taking risks – we released a new publication Future SA in the midst of the lockdown, which retails nationally – pays off. This is a very exciting time for the Media Xpose team and I thank the SA Publication Forum for recognising our fantastic publications. Additionally, a big thank you to all our stakeholders including readers, partners, contributors and advertisers – your support remains invaluable and continues to drive us to new heights,” concludes van Heerden.